Flowers in the Gutter

DUE IN JANUARY: With her new book, Flowers in the Gutter, K.R. Gaddy uncovers a long-hidden story of the Edelweiss Pirates, a group of teenagers from Cologne, Germany who dared to reject the Hitler Youth and stand up to Nazis atrocities with sabotage and resistance literature drops. They put their lives in grave danger every day to defend not only their own right to individualism but also the lives of those targeted by the Nazis. Drawn from actual diaries, prison records and other primary sources, the book will remind young adults today of the power of one small group to change the world.

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ISBN: 9780525555414
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

The true story of the Edelweiss Pirates, working-class teenagers who fought the Nazis by whatever means they could.